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Leech, K. A., Leimgruber, K., Warneken, F., & Rowe, M.L. (2019). Conversation about the future-self improves preschoolers’ prospection abilities. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology.

Kajanus, A., McAuliffe, K., Warneken, F., & Blake, P. R. (2018). Children’s fairness in two Chinese schools: A combined ethnographic and experimental studyJournal of Experimental Child Psychology.

Liu, S., Gonzalez, G., & Warneken, F. (2018). Worth the wait: Children trade off delay and reward in self-and other-benefiting decisions. Developmental Science.

Warneken, F. (2018). How children solve the two challenges of cooperation. Annual Review of Psychology.

Hepach, R., & Warneken, F. (2018). Early development can reveal the foundation of human prosociality. Current Opinion in Psychology.

Melis, A. P., Engelmann, J. M., & Warneken, F. (2018). Correspondence: Chimpanzee helping is real, not a byproductNature Communications.

Corbit, J., McAuliffe, K., Callaghan, T., Blake, P. R., & Warneken, F. (2017). Children’s collaboration induces fairness rather than generosityCognition.

Warneken, F. (2016). Insights into the biological foundation of human altruistic sentimentsCurrent Opinion in Psychology.

Blake, P. R., McAuliffe, K., Callaghan, T., Corbit, J., Barry, O., Bowie, A., Greaves, R., Kleutsch, L., Kramer, K., Ross, E., Vongsachang, H., Wrangham, R., & Warneken, F. (2015). The ontogeny of fairness in seven societiesNature.

McAuliffe, K., Jordan, J., & Warneken, F. (2015). Costly third-party punishment in young children. Cognition.

Warneken, F. (2015). Precocious prosociality – why do young children help? Child Development Perspectives.

Jordan, J., McAuliffe, K., & Warneken, F. (2014). Development of in-group favoritism in children’s third-party punishment of selfishnessProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Warneken, F. (2013a). Young children proactively remedy unnoticed accidents. Cognition.

Hamann, K., Warneken, F., Greenberg, J. A., & Tomasello, M. (2011). Collaboration encourages equal sharing in children, but not in chimpanzees. Nature.

Warneken, F., & Tomasello, M. (2006). Altruistic helping in human infants and young chimpanzeesScience.

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